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Shining Armor Bank Gets Beyond Tough ROE

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/14/2017 12:00 am

Armor Bank, fourth-from-the-bottom on the July 24 list of Arkansas banks ranked by 2016 return on equity, has new ownership since posting that -4.28 percent ROE.

Update: Waldrip Family to Purchase Forrest City Bank

by Gwen Moritz 10/4/2016 11:18 am

Big Creek Bancshares, formed in September by Mark Waldrip of Moro (Lee County) and Nathan Waldrip of Jonesboro, has struck a deal to buy Forrest City Bank from Forrest City Financial Corp.

Young Professionals at a Premium in Rural Areas

by Luke Jones 9/24/2012 12:00 am

With national unemployment at 8.3 percent and the statewide rate at 7.3 percent, it's easy to believe that there must be thousands of young professionals desperate for jobs all across the state. Not quite.